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Beautiful vistas and friendly staff

The staff here were very helpful and answered our questions about some of the plants. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bromlyn C
Garden visit

Our first visit to these gardens after many holidays in the area. What a lovely place. We did not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Margaret T
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The A487 | Plas Brondanw, Llanfrothen, Snowdonia National Park LL48 6SW, Wales
+44 1766 770000
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited here with family. Reception staff were very rude and totally ignored us when we were waiting to pay the entrance fee. There were three members of staff behind the desk, one lady was serving a customer and the other two just ignored us. Waited...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 5 days ago

The staff here were very helpful and answered our questions about some of the plants. The gardens are lovely, with formal topiary as well as some beautiful borders. The colourful ironwork was also great! There was a folly and a woodland path over the road...More

Thank Bromlyn C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first visit to these gardens after many holidays in the area. What a lovely place. We did not have time to explore the woods, only the gardens near to the house. Fantastic views, beautiful well kept gardens, with lots of hidden areas. Must plan...More

1  Thank Margaret T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These gardens are well worth a visit. They were laid out by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis and have lots of hidden corners with colourful flower beds, topiary, ponds with water lilies and seats to admire the views. There is also a lovely cafe with seating inside...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited these gardens after reading so many good things , arrived early with great expectations. Gardens a place for reflection, peace and tranquillity? Not today the constant ,roar of a hedge cutter filled my ears and my hearing aid popped and whistled in disgust. I...More

3  Thank goosergood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always worth a visit if you are in the area. An idyllic setting just up the road from Porthmadog. The onsite cafe has a good range on offer. Sitting in the garden, near the pond watching the fish whilst relaxing with coffee and cake. A...More

Thank chandrah874
Reviewed June 9, 2018

We really enjoyed about an hour in this garden, with it's associated gallery in the main house. Lovely planting, great views, surprise vistas and planting.

Thank lesley12342
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We visited here after being told about it by the owner of Slate and Things craft shop in Caernarfon and found it easily, we arrived late afternoon just after it started to rain but it was still a lovely place to walk round and take...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed May 22, 2018

What a beautiful place, with extraordinary views at every turn Beautifully laid out topiary, lovely secret areas to explore and then the garden opens out to reveal its elegance and refinement Gorgeous on a good sunny day when the foliage and trees cast interesting shadows...More

Thank Bobalobajob
Reviewed May 18, 2018

My wife and I visited Plas Brondane on Friday 18th whilst on the way to Anglesey and found the gardens lovely and the house interesting ( happened to speak to one of the trust volunteers). The house is free and there is a small charge...More

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July 16, 2017|
Response from JasonMux1969 |
Yes it is dog friendly. Dogs however are not allowed in the cafe, but the big irony is that this is where you pay to get in.